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New Phishing Alert – Summer 2022

We have become aware of another phishing scam targeting students at schools using the Handshake platform, like the University of Washington.

The email message will appear to come from a UW email address, and the individual will be claiming to …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Handshake: Entry-level Jobs that Make a Difference

No matter what your career path is, you can find roles that match your skills and have a positive impact. This Handshake help article includes some entry-level jobs to consider if you want to be on the front lines of …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Internship Corner – Congratulations Graduates!

As the end of spring quarter approaches, we at the Career & Internship Center want to say congratulations to all of our graduating students! Whatever your next steps may be we wish you the best in all your future endeavors.

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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2022 Virtual Tri-Campus Career Fair Registration Open

Come join the UW Tri-Campus 2022 Virtual Summer Job & Internship Fair hosted by the UW Career & Internship Center!

Register now in Handshake to join us on Thursday, June 23, 2022 from 1:00-3:30pm remotely via Handshake and secure your …

By Bridget Doyle (she/her)
Bridget Doyle (she/her) Associate Director of Employer/Community Connections
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Handshake: College Grads – Find a Job Using Handshake’s Filter Functions

Congratulations to the graduating Class of 2022! Whether or not you have a plan in place to seek full-time entry level employment or an internship, check out Handshake for help continuing your career path beyond graduation.

Finding employers who are …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Internship Corner – How to Rock your Summer Internship

For folks who have landed their summer internships, congratulations! But what can you expect as you start this new opportunity and how can you get the most out of your experience?

Research shows that internships help students clarify their career …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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June Grads – Win a $100 Visa Gift Card

At UW our graduates go on to do impactful work in the world – and we know that the first step in this journey is happening right now. Whether you are employed full-time, continuing your education, taking time off, or still …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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Handshake: How to Get a Last-Minute Internship

Are you looking for an internship that starts soon? Whether you’ve been searching and haven’t found a good fit yet, or are just starting to explore opportunities—we know finding an internship in a short period of time isn’t easy. The …

By Lindsay Smith (She/Her)
Lindsay Smith (She/Her) Handshake Experience Manager
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Internship Corner – What to Do if your Internship Isn’t Going to Plan

As many students gear up for an internship this summer, it is important to think through your expectations of the experience. While many employers will set students up for success by developing learning goals, providing meaningful projects, giving performance feedback, …

By Daniel Herb (He/Him)
Daniel Herb (He/Him) Internship Success Manager
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GoinGlobal

GoinGlobal is a wonderful resource for students who want to intern or work in another country…or in the U.S.

For the global job search, it offers comprehensive guides on working in 42 countries; detailed guides on how to find work …

By Briana Randall (She/Her)
Briana Randall (She/Her) Executive Director
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